Term Information [More information on small molecule metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0044281
Name
small molecule metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
small molecule metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving small molecules, any low molecular weight, monomeric, non-encoded molecule. Source: GOC:curators, GOC:pde, GOC:vw
Comment
Small molecules in GO include monosaccharides but exclude disaccharides and polysaccharides.
History
See term history for GO:0044281 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_generic
goslim_chembl
goslim_metagenomics
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Ancestors of small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
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small molecule metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
small molecule metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
small molecule metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
small molecule metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
Children of small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
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alcohol metabolic process (GO:0006066) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
ammonia oxidation (GO:0019329) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
cellular ketone body metabolic process (GO:0046950) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
cellular ketone metabolic process (GO:0042180) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
cellular lactam metabolic process (GO:0072338) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
dibenzo-p-dioxin metabolic process (GO:0018894) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
dibenzofuran metabolic process (GO:0018893) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
dimethylsilanediol metabolic process (GO:0046454) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
Entner-Doudoroff pathway through 6-phosphogluconate (GO:0009255) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
ether metabolic process (GO:0018904) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
formaldehyde metabolic process (GO:0046292) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
halogen metabolic process (GO:0070276) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
monosaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005996) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
nucleobase-containing small molecule metabolic process (GO:0055086) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
one-carbon metabolic process (GO:0006730) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
small molecule biosynthetic process (GO:0044283) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
small molecule catabolic process (GO:0044282) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
urea metabolic process (GO:0019627) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process
vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006766) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process